Sand & Sea

Recent Posts:
Back in August of 2017, I made the life-changing decision of leaving home to spend a whole semester abroad in Fukuoka, Japan. In the months before leaving for Japan, I didn’t research too much into anything Fukuoka had to offer as I honestly love to let the world surprise me with its wonders. I would...[ Read More ]

Ryan Aponte, Finding Yūgen

Growing up Australia's east coast and being surrounded by the ocean infused a great deal of respect for the water and the marine life within it. I spent much of my time in Australia swimming or just out on the water I  general. When I left Australia in 2013, I took that deep love for...[ Read More ]

Ben McLaughlan

The Isle of Palms (IOP) in the summer is unlike anything I’ve experienced. Just a 30-minute drive from downtown Charleston, SC, this beachy, music-filled stretch of land just might be my favorite place on the east coast. Living 3000 miles away, the IOP wasn’t exactly on my radar. But some of my family relocated to the...[ Read More ]

Lisa Pederson